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Clariant divests its Pigments business

Clariant divests its Pigments business

Clariant, a focused, sustainable and innovative specialty chemical company, today announced that it has reached definitive agreements for the divestment of its Pigments business to a consortium of Heubach Group (“Heubach”) and SK Capital Partners (“SK Capital”).


Lanxess increases prices for inorganic pigments

Lanxess increases prices for inorganic pigments

Lanxess is raising its prices for inorganic pigments globally with immediate effect, subject to existing agreements. Quotations will be increased by EUR 150 minimum per metric ton or its equivalent in local currency.


Increased production capabilities thanks to new plant in Poland

Increased production capabilities thanks to new plant in Poland

Congratulations to our Polish colleagues. The new production facility in the Wroclaw area in Poland is now fully operating. While hubergroup has been operating a mixing station in Poland since 1992, the Polish branch was now expanded to a production site thanks to its good development.


Ampacet receives Cotrep certification

Ampacet receives Cotrep certification

Ampacet, a global masterbatch leader, has obtained Cotrep certification for its NIR-sortable black masterbatch Rec-Nir-Black PE 302 (1900302-E) for use in PP rigid packaging applications.


Lanxess increases prices for inorganic pigments

Lanxess increases prices for inorganic pigments

The fields of application for synthetic iron and chromium oxide pigments from specialty chemicals company Lanxess are broad. Bayferrox and Colortherm are the main product groups used for coloration in the construction, paints and coatings and plastics industry.


Avient to expand color concentrate capabilities in Vietnam

Avient to expand color concentrate capabilities in Vietnam

Avient Corporation, a premier provider of specialized and sustainable material solutions and services, will complete an expansion of existing production capabilities for color concentrates at its Binh Duong site in Vietnam by next month.